"A bombshell. One of those rare instances in which someone deeply entrenched in our governmental/ corporate imperialist structure has come forward to reveal in unequivocal terms its inner workings. A work of great insight and moral courage."
- John E. Mack, Harvard professor and Pulitzer prize-winning author
"John Perkins combines the brilliance and suspense of a Graham Greene thriller with the authority of his insider vantage point to tell a true, powerful, revealing and bone chilling personal story that names names and connects the dots between corporate globalization and American Empire."
- David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World
"John Perkins has written a book that shakes one's confidence in the ethics of the prevailing economic system. We are in troubling times and need to understand realistically the price we are paying for the 'free' market we enjoy Perkins has written an extraordinary tale."
- Jim Garrison, President of the State of the World Forum, author of America as Empire